Thomas Mann Fellows | 2019

Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Prof. Dr. Stefan Keppler-Tasaki | Literary Scholar

Stefan Keppler-Tasaki | Photo: Anthony Wood
Stefan Keppler-Tasaki | Photo: Anthony Wood

Stefan Keppler-Tasaki, born in 1973 in Wertheim, scholarship holder of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes from 1993 to 1999 and again from 2000 to 2003, assistant for modern German literature at the Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg from 2002 to 2005 and at the FU Berlin from 2005 to 2008, taught as Junior Professor for Modern German Literature at the Friedrich Schlegel Graduate School of the Free University Berlin from 2008 to 2012. In 2012, he became professor for Modern German Literature at the University of Tokyo, Faculty of Letters / Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology. In 2014, Keppler-Tasaki was appointed Einstein Visiting Fellow at the Free University Berlin. Author of Grenzen des Ich. Die Verfassung des Subjekts in Goethes Roman und Erzählungen. (De Gruyter, 2006) and of Alfred Döblin. Massen, Medien, Metropolen. (Königshausen & Neumann, 2018). Co-Founder/co-publisher of the book series WeltLiteraturen (De Gruyter) and Rezeptionskulturen (Königshausen & Neumann).

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